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Photograph

Ezekiel Gillespie

Date:  date unknown

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Ezekiel Gillespie.

Date:  

Description: Elevated view down Wisconsin from Broadway of buildings, street traffic and bridge in distance.

Book or Pamphlet

Helicopter Spraying DDT

Date: 1968-04 ca.

Description: Helicopter treating elm trees with DDT to kill beetles that carry Dutch Elm Disease.

Date: 1915-11-17 

Description: Quarter-length profile studio portrait of William D. Sproesser, Watertown merchant.

Photograph

W.C. Middleton

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of W.C. Middleton, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Along a wooded shoreline, three children (probably J. Robert Taylor's two daughters and son) in two boats playing. In one boat a young boy in white is stru...

Postcard

Wells Building

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated exterior view of the Wells Building.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A crowd watches as boys try to steer their pigs with canes during judging in a pen at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1993-08 

Description: "Bungee jumpers at Wisconsin State Fair, Milwaukee."

Photograph

May Day Rally

Date: 1938-05-01 

Description: May Day rally with a crowd of Union members on the steps of a large stone building. Banners read "United Labor 51st May Day: 1886-1937" "German-American W...

Photograph

Vending Machines

Date: 1967-04-20 

Description: High school freshman use vending machines for lunch.

Date:  

Description: Aerial view of the first Marquette Interchange, photographed some time after its completion in 1968.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Drawing of a two-story school house. A bell tower is on the roof, a tree and a lamp post and fence are next to the road.

Photograph

Mathilda Hughes

Date:  

Description: Mathilda Hughes, wife of Louis Hughes. They were charter members of St. Mark's AME church and she was the first stewardess of the church.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: The Whitefish Bay Resort and park.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior of classical-style building. Facade has fluted columns, decorated capitals, ornate railings, and a wide stairway leading to the entrance. A man is...

Photograph

The Manhattan Block

Date: 1914-10-20 ca.

Description: The Manhattan Building (tallest structure) on North 2nd Street between West Michigan Street and West Wisconsin Avenue.

Date: 1940-08-21 

Description: An airplane pulls a banner reading "Heil says repeal oleo tax" over the Wisconsin State Fair on Governor's Day.

Photograph

Family Portrait

Date: 1909-01-25 

Description: Large family group posed in parlor. Appearing in the back row, third from the left, Alma Reinhardt Taylor holding Ellen Taylor Higgins next to J. Robert...

Date: 1937-11-30 

Description: A uniformed man carries a dog to the back of an International D-2 truck used by the Wisconsin Humane Society. The truck is parked in the driveway near the...

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